10-Day Ontario & Quebec Rail Adventure

Toronto To Quebec City Train Tour
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$1,820 USD
Vancouver, Ottawa, Montréal, Québec City
Embark on a breathtaking 10-day rail odyssey through Ontario and Quebec, immersing yourself in the vibrant tapestry of Eastern Canada. Traverse scenic landscapes, from bustling urban hubs to serene countryside, as you explore iconic landmarks, cultural treasures, and historic sites. Enjoy the comfort of the train while experiencing the unique charm and diversity of these provinces. Discover the allure of cities like Toronto and Montreal, soak in the beauty of natural wonders, and create lasting memories on this captivating rail journey.
Start Location: Vancouver End Location: Québec City
  • Toronto sightseeing
  • Niagara Falls day tour
  • Ottawa, Montreal and Quebec City sightseeing
  • River cruise on the St. Lawrence River
  • Coach tour to the Montmorency Falls in Quebec City
  • Scenic train rides from Toronto to Ottawa, Montreal and Quebec City
Day 1: Toronto

Arrive in Toronto and make your way to your city centre hotel accommodation.
Day 2: Toronto Sightseeing

Join Toronto's original and most comprehensive fully narrated Hop-on Hop-off tour through the city, visiting the CN Tower, Skydome, Toronto Harbour front, Casa Loma Castle, the Eaton Centre, Hockey Hall of Fame and Yorkville. Included in your pass is an elevation ride to the top of the CN Tower and entrance to Ripley's Aquarium.
Day 3: Niagara Falls Day Tour (coach)

This breathtaking full-day tour will take you through the orchard-laden Niagara Peninsula to Niagara Falls. Enjoy a buffet lunch overlooking the falls and join a thrilling boat ride to the base of the majestic Horseshoe Falls. Stop at the observation deck of the Whirlpool Rapids and visit the Floral Clock. On your return discover the picturesque town of Niagara-on-the-Lake, visiting a local country market and possibly touring a winery.
Day 4: Toronto to Ottawa on board VIA Rail

Follow the shores of Lake Ontario by rail through Kingston and onto Ottawa, the picturesque capital city of Canada. This evening is free to explore nearby Byward Market on foot. Byward Market is Ottawa's number one tourist attraction, and is the premier destination for shopping, dining, arts, entertainment and professional services for both residents and visitors. It is home to a local farmers' market, artisan stalls as well as over 600 businesses.We also suggest spending time in the nearby Rideau neighbourhood easily accessible by foot. Located just a block from Parliament Hill, you will find an abundance of cultural activity with the National Arts Centre, Arts Court, La Nouvelle Scène Gilles Desjardins, Ottawa Little Theatre, and numerous festivals and events. Shopping lovers come here to enjoy some of the biggest brand names in retail at the Rideau Centre some of which have been in the district for over 100 years.
Overnight: Ottawa
Day 5: Ottawa Sightseeing

On a Hop-on Hop-off city tour you will visit the nation's capital with its many historic landmarks, scenic waterways and beautiful parks. The tour also includes an informative ride on the Ottawa River to learn about the historic buildings that line the river and the role played by them in the evolution of the country. Also Included for use at your leisure is admission to the National Gallery of Canada. This is located in one of the most spectacular sites in Ottawa, along Ottawa's historic Byward Market, overlooking the Ottawa River and the Parliament Buildings. Its award-winning architecture, featuring the luminous Great Hall, spacious galleries, and interior gardens and courtyards, is in itself worth the visit.
Overnight: Ottawa
Day 6: Ottawa to Montréal by Scenic Train

Travel through rural Ontario as you cross into the province of Quebec and to the bustling city of Montreal. Incredible entertainment, historic architecture, glorious food, vibrant culture and nightlife that never stops. When it comes to the fundamentals of getting to know Montréal, several attractions like the Place d' Armes, Basilica Notre-Dame, Place Jacques-Cartier and the cobbled streets of Old Montreal stand out and all can easily be done on foot.
Overnight: Montréal
Day 7: Montréal Sightseeing

This morning take Hop on Hop off tour to over the main points of interest including a photo stop of Notre Dame Basilica, St. Joseph's Oratory, Old Montreal, the French Quarter and Mount Royal on a three hour coach city tour. Bask in the glory of the Notre Dame Basilica, stroll through Chinatown, and walk streets of the Old Port. Plan your evening and scope out the best bars and restaurants along Crescent Street. With 10 different places to hop-on or hop-off there is no shortage of things to do and places to see. This hop-on hop-off tour is a unique and informative way to experience Montreal! This afternoon discover Montreal from a whole new perspective as you join a discovery cruise on the St Lawrence River.
Overnight: Montréal
Day 8: Montréal to Québec City by Train

Following the St. Lawrence River, travel from city suburbs through rural landscapes to the oldest walled city in North America. Old Québec is a UNESCO World Heritage treasure and a walkable and safe destination to explore on foot. Stroll and discover the only fortified city north of Mexico with its cobblestone streets and fortified walls. Admire the view from many different vantage points and visit notable historical sites, such as Petit-Champlain District, Place Royale, the Plains of Abraham and the Parliament Building. As you stroll along the Dufferin Terrace, be sure to take a picture of world-famous Château Frontenac, the most photographed hotel in the world.
Overnight: Québec City
Day 9: Québec City Sightseeing

The best way to discover and explore historic Quebec City is on the Hop on Hop off bus. Hop on and hop off the red loop bus service as often as you please and see Quebec City at your own pace. This afternoon travel by coach to the Beaupre Coast and Montmorency Falls. Taking the Avenue through the traditional villages and farms of the Beaupre Coast, your guide will help you relive the tranquil pace of bygone years. A 45 minute stop is scheduled at the Montmorency Falls and the shrine of Ste-Anne-Beaupre, with a short detour to the western tip of the Island of Orleans.
Overnight: Québec City
Day 10: Québec City

Your package ends with a check out from your hotel. Flyback via Toronto or Montreal.OPTION: Extend your stay in Montreal or Quebec and experience the diverse attractions that these beautiful French Canadian cities have to offer.
Québec City
$1,820 USD
All prices are per person based on double occupancy and subject to local taxes - GST, PST or HST.

The itinerary below is an independent package with intercity travel by comfortable train and it can be adjusted to suit your travel interests, available time frame and budget. Train travel allows easy and direct connections between city centres. Please do not hesitate to call one of our travel specialists for a customized package. This tour package can also be done by a self-drive car with few changes.

Applicable taxes vary depending on travel destination and are not included. Please ask your sales agent what extra taxes will be payable for your tour.

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  • 9 nights comfortable hotel accommodation
  • Hop On Hop Off bus sightseeing in Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal and Quebec City
  • Day tour to Niagara Falls
  • River cruise in Ottawa and Montreal, coach tour to Montmorency Falls in Quebec City
  • VIA RAIL intercity train service
  • Meals unless specifically mentioned in the itinerary
  • Applicable government taxes
  • Tips and gratuities


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Do you arrange airport transfers?

Yes! We can certainly assist with booking airport transfers for you! Some tours have airport transfers included already. Please inquire for further information and pricing.

Can you assist with booking additional accommodation?

Yes! We can certainly assist with booking additional nights of accommodation for you before and/or after your fully escorted tour! Please inquire for further information and pricing.

Can you assist with booking flights?

Yes! We can certainly assist with booking your flights for you! We do not recommend you book any flights until you receive your booking confirmation directly from Anderson Vacations Tours, as some tours are not pre-guaranteed. Please inquire for further information and pricing.

Is it possible to book a triple share accommodation?

Yes, it is possible to book triple share accommodations on select trips. Please inquire about this option, as pricing may also vary and it will be subject to availability.

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Anderson Vacations Tours can work with private groups to customize a tour to your needs. Please inquire for further information and pricing.
Tour Questions

What is the average age of passengers for this tour?

Our tours are suitable for all age demographics. The average age of travelers is typically 45+

I am a solo traveler. Is there a single surcharge?

There are options for single travelers to join most tours. Solo Travelers can choose to pay the single supplement and have their own room throughout the tour. For those willing to share, we also have a Twin Share option that is offered for the majority of our tours. This means you will be sharing the hotel rooms with another single, same gender traveller who also books the Twin Share option. If this is the case, there will be no single supplement charged to either of you. If we are unable to match you with another Twin Share traveler, there may be a single surcharge applied to cover the full cost of the rooms on some of our longer tours. Please enquire before finalizing your booking for full details.

How physically demanding is this tour? Are you able to accommodate people with mobility restrictions/limitations?

This tour has a low level of physical demand, although there may be some activities or sightseeing tours that require walking short distances. Please inquire if you have any mobility restrictions before completing your booking to ensure this tour is right for you.

How much luggage should I bring?

Each passenger may bring one large suitcase and one carry-on bag. The weight limit for this suitcase is 32 kilograms/60 pounds. Baggage handling is provided at the hotels in our tour packages. Please advise our reservations staff if you will be bringing additional items such as a cane, walker or wheelchair. You may also bring one small soft-sided carry-on bag, which should easily fit into the overhead shelf of the coach. Each person is responsible for his/her own carryon luggage. Remember to check your airline baggage restrictions if you are flying, as they may differ from Anderson Vacations Tours guidelines.

What is your recommended spending amount for non-included meals?

The suggested allowance for non-included meals is $40.00 — $60.00 CAD per day (includes tipping).

Can you accommodate passengers with dietary restrictions (food allergies, vegan, vegetarian etc.)?

Yes! There are many meals included on our fully escorted tours. Please inform us of any dietary restrictions at the time of booking so we can ensure there are alternative meal choices and arrangements made for you.

Are gratuities included in the tour cost?

For your convenience, gratuities for local guides and meals stated on the itinerary are included in the price of the tour. For meals not included in your tour package please remember that it is customary to tip your server 15-20% in North America. Gratuities for your Motorcoach Driver and Tour Director are left to your discretion. We recommend $4.00 - $5.00 CAD per person, per day for your Motorcoach Driver and $6.00 - $7.00 CAD per person, per day for your Tour Director. if you can't find your


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The style our travellers have enjoyed for over 20 years, these tours feature inclusive itineraries to popular destinations including the 'must see' sites and attractions. Led by an expert Tour Leader, you will enjoy comfortable accommodation, and coach transport throughout the journey.

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These tours are defined by their incomparably unique itineraries, featuring 'off the beaten path' destinations and immersive experiences. An intimate group size allows us to stay in smaller, centrally located, unique and boutique style inns, lodges and hotels, utilize traditional local transportation and dive deep into each destination's local culture and traditions.

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These travel experiences are fully customizable to better fit your needs. Every itinerary is created based on your comfort level, accommodation choices, and personal interests. Whether you are looking for a rail adventure, self drive holiday, unique experiences, or a short city stay our team will work with you on combining accommodation, transportation, and activities based on your preferences to create the perfect itinerary for you.

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These travel experiences are fully customizable to better fit your needs. Every itinerary is created based on your comfort level, accommodation choices, and personal interests. Whether you are looking for a rail adventure, self drive holiday, unique experiences, or a short city stay our team will work with you on combining accommodation, transportation, and activities based on your preferences to create the perfect itinerary for you.

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